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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 8:54 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers early this evening...then scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday
Cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Scattered showers in the morning...then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening... Then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 70s. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Night Through Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Sunday Through Monday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 50 percent.
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